blom

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See also: blóm

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch bloem.

Noun[edit]

blom (plural blomme, diminutive blommetjie)

  1. flower

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /blɔm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: blom
  • Rhymes: -ɔm

Noun[edit]

blom f (plural blommen, diminutive blommetje n)

  1. (dialectal) Alternative form of bloem.

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

blom

  1. Alternative form of blome (bloom)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse blóm, from Proto-Germanic *blōmô. Akin to English bloom.

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Noun[edit]

blom m (definite singular blomen, indefinite plural blomar, definite plural blomane)

  1. a flower
    Solsikka er ein vakker blom.
    The sunflower is a beautiful flower.
  2. bloom (the state of blossoming or of having the flowers open)
    Kirsebærtrea står i blom.
    The cherry trees are in bloom.

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West Frisian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian blōma, *blōme, from Proto-Germanic *blōmô.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

blom c (plural blommen, diminutive blomke)

  1. flower